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Respraying in Louth

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A Full Respray or even Panel Respraying can take years off of your , but it's vital to use a bodyshop around Louth with the experience and equipment to finish the job to a high standard, at great value. Fortunatly ALL our Paint Shops and Bodyshops fulfil that criteria.

Enter your reg, describe what's needed (or upload photos) and our specialists will competitively quote for your work. Simply check their prices and reviews, and take your pick!
Top garages for Respraying in Louth (13 found)
Manby Motors Ltd
Member since 17 January 2015
Louth

"Manby Motors Ltd are a professionally run, independent garage committed to helping you reduce the costs of maintaining and servicing all your vehicles, even those that are still under their manufacturer's warranty. Our fully qualified, dedicated technicians are always available to discuss your car and its requirements. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service skills. We have access to the widest possible selection of top quality parts, all of which come with as 12 month/12,000 mile (whichever comes first) guarantee on parts and labour. In the extremely unlikely event that a part fails, you can rest assured that it will be replaced quickly and with no additional costs to yourselves. We offer a wide variety of garage services and can cover all your vehicles needs from MOTs, servicing, repairs, diagnostics, exhausts, tyres, batteries and many more."

LINCS VWA SERVICES
Member since 23 January 2015
station road

We are a well established garage which specialise in Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda but work on all other models, we have over 20 years experience with Volkswagen and Audi

Marshchapel Service Station
Member since 09 February 2016
Grimsby

Marshchapel Service Station

M.A. Stephenson Autos Ltd
Member since 17 August 2011
Louth

M.A. Stephenson Autos is a local independent garage serving Louth and the surrounding area. We are a Unipart Car Care Centre which means all parts fitted come with a nationwide 12000 mile or 12 month guarantee (whichever is sooner). We are open Mon-Fri 8-5.30 and Sat 8-12.30.

Aztech Engineering
Member since 18 August 2011
Louth

"Aztech Engineering, based in Louth, Lincolnshire is a Landrover specialist, supplying remanufactured engines, gearboxes, transfer boxes, axles and differentials to the trade and public. We offer a full range of parts and accessories and a 12 month unlimited mileage warranty. We also have a mail order service and worldwide shipping."

Thompson and Smith Ltd
Member since 21 November 2014
Louth

Nearly new Vauxhall specialist with sales and servicing facility. Other makes servicing and MOT's also available. Courtesy cars available and open Monday to Friday 830am - 530pm and Saturday 8am-12pm. Request a quote today!

John Darke
Member since 07 June 2017
LOUTH

John Darke is an independent family-run business that prides itself on offering a fair, open and personal approach to doing business. With many loyal customers following along the way, John Darke is the name that you can trust.

BEAUTOMOTIVE
Member since 07 June 2017
Louth

Beautomotive is a mot registered independent garage well equipped to facilitate your vehicles requirements.

CP Autos
Member since 07 June 2017
Louth

CP Autos is a small, family run business established around 15 years ago and is based in Welton Le Wold, 2 miles from Cadwell Park and 3 Miles from Louth.

As an independent, rural business we are able to offer services you would not necessarily expect from a garage. We offer everything from an MOT to a complete classic car restoration. We offer a wealth of experience having worked on a number of different marques of vehicle from a 1949 MG YT which has won prizes at local classic car shows to a 1994 Chevrolet V8 Camaro which is used regularly on the Santa Pod drag strip.

N T Shaw of Louth
Member since 07 June 2017
Louth

With so much advanced technology our fully trained technicians will ensure that your Citroën, MG, Peugeot, Subaru, Isuzu and Daihatsu is maintained to the highest standards, using advanced equipment to monitor, analyse and repair your vehicle. We make a simple commitment to all Citroën, MG, Peugeot, Subaru Isuzu and Daihatsu owners - whether you bought your vehicle from us or not, we will maintain your vehicle to the highest quality standard by using the best possible people, equipment, and parts. We also service and repair other make as well!

THURLBY MOTORS
Member since 07 June 2017
Louth

We provide all-makes scheduled servicing to prolong and enhance your vehicle’s performance, as well as to ensure you stay safe on the roads. After all, your car often holds your most precious cargo – particularly if you’re a family driver. We’ll give your car the attention it deserves, checking and restoring each and every detail, so that you drive away with complete peace of mind in a car running at the top of its capability.

R AND Y AUTO REPAIRS LTD
Member since 07 June 2017
LOUTH

We established our business in 1991 with just ourselves (Rodney and Yvonne) offering car repairs in a single workshop. After a few years we were able to expand into another workshop and employ a further mechanic to cope with the extra business we were attracting.

While continuing with the Repair & Servicing, we decided to progress into the car sales side of the business and so moved to a larger premises, on Louth's Station Estate, to accommodate the increase in vehicles. Then in approximately 1996 we we able to offer our customers M.O.T testing for cars and motorcycles, giving you the customer everything you need for your motoring requirements.

R.S Automotive
Member since 02 June 2016
Louth

Iv just opened my business R.S Automotive about 6 weeks ago. We specialize in all makes and model in light vehicles there is no job we cant do... from service & repairs, M.O.Ts, engine rebuilds.... the list goes on.
We make sure all our customers get the best care and advise from us with great competitive prices.
We based in Unit 3, Milford Court, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 0YB contact number isand website is www.rs-automotive.co.uk
All our reviews we have received have been 5*

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Respraying in Louth

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Louth. We have the produced the following guide to help you understand what is involved in the job and what you need to do if you would like to carry the car respray out yourself.

Having the paint on your car resprayed is a great way to restore its appearance and cover up any scratches, scuffs or fading that may have built up over time.

You can try to respray a car yourself however the finish will not be as professional unless you are an expert.

Specialist bodyshops in Louth will be able to provide you with a fresh and quality finish which is why recommend getting quotes to see how much it will cost.

All you have to do is fill in your personal details and the detials of your car and we will then be able to find the best local bodyshops or gargaes to provide car respray quotes directly to you.

What is involved during a car respray?

A car respray can be a messy job which is why using a bodyshop with a specifically designed area is the best way to ensure quality.

After cleaning the car with soap and water, the mechanic will scrub your with a special sanding sponge which will help the new paint stick to the car.

All of the windows, tyres and trimmings will then be covered with newspaper and sheets as it is important not to get any paint on these parts.

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Different garages have different spaces for respraying a car as some will have specialised machinery and rooms whereas others will carry out the respray in a conventional space. The mechanics themselves may spray your manually as opposed to using machines if they are not a specialist body shop.

Having a professional carry out a car respray will ensure the quality of the job is ensured however if the cost of a car respray is too much you can always try it yourself.

At WhoCanFixMyCar we would recommend that you post the job in the form above and simply wait to see how much garages in Louth will charge for the job. It’s a completely free service so it is worth finding out before you decide to respray your own car.

Below are the steps you need to take to respray your own car properly if the quotes you have received are too expensive.

How to Respray a Car

Materials for car spray

You need to gather all of the supplies required to respray your which includes; 5-10 cans of paint cans (depending on the size of your car), masking tape, lots of newspaper, a paint drip cloth, a sanding sponge, 3-4 cans of flat grey spray primer and rust killer spray.

All of these supplies can be bought online.

Where to respray a car

It is essential that you carry out the respray on your in a well ventilated area however this cannot simply be somewhere outside. If there is a high amount of sun exposure to the paint then it will ruin the work you have done, similarly, if it rains the pain will run and cause streaking on your .

Many people who decide to respray their own cars do so in a garage. If you are considering doing the same thing it is vital that you cover the entire area including the floors and walls. The paint will get everywhere so cover everything!

Cleaning before a car respray

Your needs to be completely clean and dry for the new layer of paint to stick to the exterior properly.

You should take your car to a car wash or carry out a through clean yourself with hot soapy water. This may be better than a car wash as the drive back home may result in your car picking up dirt on the journey.

Preparing a before a respray

This is where you make use of your sanding sponge. Wet the sponge and scrub the entire area which will be resprayed. This will help the new layer of paint stick to the car.

Dry the car before respray

As soon as you have finished scrubbing the car with the wet sanding sponge, its time to dry the car. once more this is a vital part of getting the ready for a respray.

If the weather is suitable and dry, leave the out to dry further.

Remove rust before a respray

If there are any rusted areas on the car then you need to ensure that they are as sanded down as much as possible as this will help the new paint cover the damage.

You also need to ensure that all of the dirt is removed from the rusted areas as this will prevent the new paint from sticking to the car.

Using spray on rust killer is a good way of helping the paint stick properly. Ensure any rusted area are covered by rust killer.

Cover the windows before a respray

As soon as the car is bone dry, it’s time to cover all of the fittings such as the windows, wheels and handles with masking tape, newspaper and sheets.

Respraying a car

Now you can begin respraying your . Start by using the primer on the rusted areas as this will also help with covering the damage effectively.

Cover everything during a car respray

As soon as all of the damaged area are covered in primer, you can begin respraying the . It is important to focus on one area of the car at a time. Such as all of the car doors individually, then the bumpers and so on. It is important to provide a light and even coat the first time around. Once this is complete you can begin with the second and third coat.

The car spray paint that you use will carry instructions in regards to how long it will take to dry so make sure to pay attention, as it may vary from brand to brand.

If you follow these instructions properly, you will have a great chance of carrying out a professional looking job.

However, there is a huge amount of care and attention required to perform an expert job which is why we would recommend having a body shop or mechanic carry out the car respray.

Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy, which is why we've simplified the process.

We work with a network of 15,154 mechanics and garages across the UK so we can find competitive car respray deals for you.

To find the best car resprays available in your Louth;

  • Enter your car registration number
  • Give us a few details about your car and your requirements
  • We’ll send you a great selection of quotes from mechanics and garages in Louth

You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best deal before booking the car respray online.